Your bedroom or your bed space is one very important space in your home. Let’s just agree that there’s a lot of rest and reading and pleasure and fabulousity in the bedroom. You sleep in that room, you read from that room, you dress from that room and do a whole lot of things from that room, things that refresh you and make you look forward to getting back home. So that same space should reflect your personality and what you love. I love neutrals so when I got a chance to work with a client that feels the same way I went all out with hues of brown and grey.
Brown being our dominant color, I selected a walnut bed for this bedroom. It’s a queen size bed with two beautiful side cabinets with metallic knobs; absolutely beautiful. Loved the look and as soon as I dressed the bed with grey bedding that was it. Half of my work was done; the bed was giving this luxury hotel vibes.
- Bedside cabinets
You can never go wrong with metallic. The walnut bed came with the two lovely bedside cabinets. They have this silver matte metallic knob that also gives a luxe look. Match made in heaven.
- Champagne Gold
I love, love, love the curtains. Champagne never disappoints. I wanted a pop of shimmer in this bedroom and a perfect combination of matte walls and glossy curtains brought that out.
Painting is the simplest way of decorating. I went with brown paint for the accent wall; painting an accent wall updates your room immediately. It highlights the bedroom and gives it a new style. All hail to color brown.
- Statement mirror
‘It’s not complete if it doesn’t have a statement accessory.’ said Beatrice. It only takes you and the accessory you like to change a room from plain to lovely. Painting the walls will make a difference, getting an accessory for the wall will make the difference. I was deliberating on working with a mirror or a nature wall art because brown is an earth tone color but I chose to work with a mirror because I wanted a modern look. Best. Decision. Ever. That mirror was made for that bedroom.
You know I love my copper interiors; a copper light fixture is the perfect finish for a neutral bedroom. It gives the room a chic finish.
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If you have an entry way that you’ve been wondering what to do with, you need to get a console table. If you have a corner that you want to fill, you need to get a console table. If you love console tables for function like I do, get it. They are beautiful and functional, best part of them. You can place them in any room at home, second best part of them. You get to display your decor accessories, third best part of them. Get one for that space you’ve been looking at, you won’t regret it. Number two, decorate it; show your interior moves. The client wanted a clean, crisp look and so sculptures i did. Here is how to do decorate your console table with sculptures.
‘Make it a cool yet fun room’, said the client. This project was a show house of a property development that is for sale. Creating a beautiful space that would speak to the buyers and their children was the goal. Kids bedrooms are meant to be playful and colorful and lovely and fun and fabulous and cool and I could go and on. Point is they are meant to give you the fun vibes every time you walk in there. So before you tell me that bedrooms were are just for comfort think about this, what does my baby like or my babies like? Is it Simba from Lion King, Dora the explorer, Batman, Spider man, Nintendo, cars, nature, the list is long but I’m certain you know what they can’t sleep without watching or singing. Use what they love to inspire the bedroom decor. Here are 7 things I used for this bedroom.
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I have always had a major crush on metallics. I mean, why not? They will transform any room from ordinary to fabulous. You don’t even require a lot of these metallics, a few knick knacks and bam! There goes your chic living room. I am big on gold but copper is slowly creeping in as my favorite. It’s like a gold and rose gold baby; it’s undeniably a lovely look to have in your home. Let me show you ways you can use copper elements, this eye candy will never disappoint you.
If your kitchen is looking all dull even after thorough cleaning then it needs a decor upgrade. It’s not you; it’s the kitchen, period! The kitchen wants what it wants and that’s a little life, a little color and a little attention from you. I know it’s not a cheap affair to decorate your home so the kitchen is not a priority at all. First comes living room, second comes the master bedroom, third comes anywhere else, last comes kitchen. I get it and you are not alone; so many people leave out the kitchen decor, well you are about to leave that boat, you are now boarding the chic kitchen boat and an affordable rate so here we go!
Let me guess, you’ve been thinking of updating your living room for a while now but you haven’t. Why? Well, you work from morning to evening during the week, you turn up on Friday so Saturday is officially a recovering day from the lit night you had. Sunday is a taking it easy day so yes there is no time and the budget is also not that much because there are other things on top of the list hey a girl has to do her hair, have some cocktails over the weekend, pay her rent, pay her bills and still travel so the living room can wait until a raise or bonus comes your way. Trust me I know, I get it, you want a lovely home but you have a lot going on for now, I get it. Do you know what to do? A simple makeover; it’s cheap and you’ll get lovely results. Here’s how.
Organizing your closet is one thing, keeping it organized is another thing, it’s like algebra and calculus on the same exam paper. Jeez! What a stressful thing. So you do your laundry and organize your clothes in your closet pretty well, come day four things are a mess. You are looking for your white top that only looks good in the bra you are wearing that day. After a quick 5 minute search you stop looking for the white top and settle for the brown top which is a bit tight so you’ll have to change your bra to wear the top, you quickly iron your top and dash to work lest you are late for work again. Same thing happens the next morning, meaning the pile is increasing and the mess is getting bigger. I’m I speaking like we’ve known each other forever? It’s okay. Your closet is organized for a maximum of three days and the rest of the days well let’s just say it’s a clothing jungle. That’s about to change; take a look at how to keep your closet organized.